Blokzijl - Netherlands
Blokzijl is a picturesque village in the Dutch province of Overijssel, located just north of the IJssel lake. Its winding streets, canals and bridges give it a charming atmosphere. Blokzijl with its lovely historic center invites visitors to explore and enjoy its ages-old buildings, churches and monuments. The St Nicolaaskerk Church with its iconic triple-arched bell tower is the most recognizable landmark of the village. During summertime, lively outdoor events are organized in the historical Koger Binnenplein Square. The Staringhuis with its impressive exterior is another must see attraction. To complete your visit in Blokzijl, a short trip to the Markermeer Lake is highly recommended for its incredible panoramic view of the landscape.